Young Diana

1923
Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington (American, 1876–1973)


Place of Manufacture: New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 239.4 x 67.3 x 83.8cm (94 1/4 x 26 1/2 x 33in.) Weight (approximate): 300 lb. (300 lb.)

Accession Number

1979.121

Medium or Technique

Bronze

On View

North Corner, Learning Lobby (237.3)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

Large figural work of a youthful, slender, lightly draped Diana; one hand holds a bow, while the other is drawn back, having just released an arrow; quiver of arrows on her hip, and standing on a decorative base made of three twisted dolphins holding a shell.

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. John Hays Hammond, Lookout Hill, Gloucester, Massachusetts; Richard Hammond, Lookout Hill; John Hays Hammond, Jr., Lookout Hill; Jay Chapman, Gloucester, Massachusetts; H.M. Burns, Gainesville, Georgia; Virginia Burns, East Gloucester, Massachusetts; to the Museum in 1979.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund and Gift of M. Virginia Burns

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.